Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Confluence
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 124 99
Rank change year-on-year +27 -25 +34
Contract jobs citing Confluence 33 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.27% 0.72% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.99% 4.40% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% -2.63% +90.00%
10th Percentile £353 £278 £425
90th Percentile £538 £575 £500
Scotland median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.63% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Confluence is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 367 477 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.16% 16.39% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 286 194
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £378 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.58% +6.34% -6.58%
10th Percentile £185 £236 £182
90th Percentile £700 £538 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.00% -40.00%
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% -30.00%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Edinburgh

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Confluence in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Edinburgh

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 33 (100.00%) JIRA
2 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (54.55%) Banking
4 16 (48.48%) Java
5 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
6 10 (30.30%) Web Services
7 9 (27.27%) Finance
8 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
8 8 (24.24%) JUnit
8 8 (24.24%) TeamCity
8 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (21.21%) Maven
9 7 (21.21%) XML
9 7 (21.21%) DevOps
10 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
10 6 (18.18%) SOA
10 6 (18.18%) C#
10 6 (18.18%) J2EE
10 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
11 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (15.15%) Spring
11 5 (15.15%) Java EE
11 5 (15.15%) JSTL
11 5 (15.15%) RESTful
11 5 (15.15%) BDD
11 5 (15.15%) Node.js
11 5 (15.15%) REST
11 5 (15.15%) FishEye
11 5 (15.15%) Oracle

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) Apache
1 5 (15.15%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (12.12%) JBoss
2 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.12%) WildFly
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.03%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) PaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Serverless
3 1 (3.03%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (100.00%) JIRA
2 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 8 (24.24%) JUnit
3 8 (24.24%) TeamCity
4 7 (21.21%) Maven
5 5 (15.15%) Ant
5 5 (15.15%) FishEye
5 5 (15.15%) JIRA Agile
5 5 (15.15%) JMeter
6 4 (12.12%) SoapUI
6 4 (12.12%) Subversion
7 3 (9.09%) Artifactory
7 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
8 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
8 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
8 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
8 2 (6.06%) Selenium
9 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
9 1 (3.03%) JBehave
9 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (54.55%) Banking
2 9 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Test Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Java Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (6.06%) React Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Defect Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 1 (3.03%) Salesforce Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) Web Services
2 7 (21.21%) XML
3 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 6 (18.18%) J2EE
4 5 (15.15%) .NET
4 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
4 5 (15.15%) Java EE
4 5 (15.15%) JSTL
4 5 (15.15%) Node.js
4 5 (15.15%) REST
4 5 (15.15%) RESTful
4 5 (15.15%) Servlets
4 5 (15.15%) Spring
5 4 (12.12%) JSON
5 4 (12.12%) JSP
5 4 (12.12%) WCF
6 3 (9.09%) CSS
6 3 (9.09%) SOAP
7 2 (6.06%) DHTML
7 2 (6.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
3 7 (21.21%) DevOps
4 6 (18.18%) SOA
4 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 5 (15.15%) BDD
5 5 (15.15%) Scrum
5 5 (15.15%) User Stories
6 4 (12.12%) Data Integration
6 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Performance Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (12.12%) TDD
6 4 (12.12%) UML
6 4 (12.12%) Web Development
7 3 (9.09%) B2B
7 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) C#
4 5 (15.15%) Java 8
5 4 (12.12%) Groovy
6 2 (6.06%) SQL
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Packer
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com